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- Tom Sherwood Resident Analyst; NBC 4 reporter; and Columnist for the Current Newspapers
- Rushern Baker Executive, Prince George's County (Md.) (D)
- Libby Garvey Chair, Arlington County Board (D)
- Erik Gutshall Owner, Clarendon Home Services; Vice Chair, Arlington County Planning Commission; Democratic candidate, Arlington County Board
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